Soft Cover, English, Staple Binding, 32 Pages, 2011
On Symptoms of Cultural Industry
In this great little booklet, James Voorhies and co. start by contemplating the industrial ruins utilized by artists like Gordon Matta-Clark and move to the case of MASS MoCA and the artistic labor now performed in these "playgrounds of the factory city."
"On Symptoms of Cultural Industry investigates the role of artistic and cultural production in relation to the economic and social life of North Adams, Massachusetts. Through original research interviews with employees of Sprague Electric